May 10, 2014
by Maria Coladonato
JURIST Guest Columnist Dara Purvis of the Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law discusses how salary negotiation presents itself within a marriage and is not only between employer and employee ... April 8 was Equal Pay Day: on average, American women would have to work all of 2013 ...[read more]
April 19, 2014
by Endia Vereen
JURIST Senior Editor Leigh Argentieri Coogan, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Class of 2014, discusses the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Governor Corbett's implementation of Healthy PA ...After the US Supreme Court ruled the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's ( ...[read more]
April 8, 2013
by Elizabeth Imbarlina
JURIST Guest Columnist Kathryn Young, University of Virginia School of Law Class of 2013, analyzes the uses, reliability and legality of independent reports in light of their increased uses in collegiate sports...When sports scandals break, a common tool used by universities is the "independent ...[read more]
November 9, 2012
by Caleb Pittman
JURIST Guest Columnist Clark Asay of The Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law says that the European Union's recent investigation of Google's new privacy policy, along with several other EU data privacy initiatives, may impact US privacy regulation and practice....The European ...[read more]
September 19, 2012
by Elizabeth Hand
JURIST Guest Columnist Katie McLay, University of Pittsburgh School of Law Class of 2014, is an officer for the University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Federalist Society. She compares and contrasts the current controversy surrounding two salient constitutional issues: gun control and voter ID ...[read more]
August 31, 2012
by Caleb Pittman
JURIST Guest Columnist Douglas Branson of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that the trend of hiring independent corporate investigators and monitors, as exemplified by the most recent investigation into The Pennsylvania State University, has become overly expensive and fails to ...[read more]
December 14, 2004
by Bernard Hibbitts
David Wagner, Regent University School of Law:ACLU Files Suit in Pa. Over Evolution... The state American Civil Liberties Union plans to file a federal lawsuit Tuesday against a Pennsylvania school district that is requiring students to learn about alternatives to the theory of evolution. The... ...[read more]
April 1, 2003
by Bernard Hibbitts
The Daily Pennsylvanian reports that law students from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and from other law schools across the country have headed to Washington DC to demonstrate- and perhaps get a seat in the courtroom- at today's Supreme Court oral arguments in the University of Mich... ...[read more]
March 12, 2003
by Bernard Hibbitts
Wednesday on SSRN: Retaining Judicial Authority: A Preliminary Inquiry on the Dominion of American Judges by Larry Cata Backer of the Pennsylvania State University- Dickinson School of Law From the Abstract: Why do the people and institutions of democratic states, and in particular those of t... ...[read more]
February 25, 2003
by Bernard Hibbitts
SSRN is busy today. Two more new and interesting papers just posted online:Takings, Regulations, and Natural Property Rights by Eric Claeys of Saint Louis University School of Law .From the Abstract: According to most legal history and takings scholarship, the whole notion of a... ...[read more]

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